Bush-Lyon Homestead

Local nameBush-Lyon Homestead
LocationPort Chester, New York, USA

Bush-Lyon Homestead is a historic home located at Port Chester, Westchester County, New York. The earliest part was built about 1720. It is a ​1 1⁄2-story, five-by-two-bay, frame residence faced in shingles and clapboards. It has a center stone chimney. The rear kitchen wing and 1-story north wing were added about 1800 and the house given its saltbox configuration. In the mid-19th century, the present porch was added with its Doric order piers and a 1-story, gable-roofed wing added. Also on the property are a carriage house, former slave quarters, and a storage building / corn crib. The property was purchased by the village in 1925 from the Bush estate. It served as headquarters for General Israel Putnam, 1777–1778.It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1982.

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More information and contact

Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bush-Lyon_Homestead

More information http://www.portchesterny.com/Pages/PortchesterNY_Webdocs/bushhomestead

Address 479 King Street, Port Chester, NY 10573, USA

Coordinates 41°0'48.622" N -73°40'1.866" E

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